Toiles de Jouy: Classic Printed Textiles from France 1760-1843

By: Bredif, Josette

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Book Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear. 184pp. 196 illustrations, 98 in colour. This book was the first comprehensive illustrated history of the Oberkampf factory at Jouy-en-Josas, near Paris which produced some of the very finest printed fabrics in the West. The story involves changing fashions, politics, religion and the meeting of traditional craft techniques with large-scale mechanised production in the Industrial Revolution.

Title: Toiles de Jouy: Classic Printed Textiles from France 1760-1843

Author Name: Bredif, Josette

Categories: Costume and Textiles,

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson Ltd.: 1989

ISBN Number: 0500235635

ISBN Number 13: 9780500235638

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall

Seller ID: 006533

Keywords: toiles de jouy, oberkampf,